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Parent-Child Processes Affecting Long Term Post-Disaster Psychosocial Adjustment

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Project Director:  Sean Horan, Associate Professor, Texas State University
Collaborators:  University of Texas, University of California Santa Barbara, and the University of Iowa
Funding Organization: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Small Research Grants (R03); Eunice Kennedy Shiver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Subaward Amount: $8,000

The purpose of the study was to understand the long-term impact of the Memorial Day and October 2015 floods on you, your child, and family life. This research helped us understand the things that influence the adjustment of families following floods.  Study Eligibility:  People who were affected by the flood and have a child between the ages of 10-19 years.

Questions? Contact Dr. Sean Horan at sh46@txstate.edu